Join the rapidly changing field of computer programming. Computer software developers design software programs, create new computer systems and improve existing processes. Gateway will prepare you for a career as a software developer by providing you with training in leading-edge technology, highly marketable job skills and the knowledge of the IBM i operating system running on IBM Power Systems–used in 90 percent of Fortune 100 companies.
Gateway Technical College’s Software Developer associate degree program is geared directly to IBM’s Power System servers. Using the industries latest tools and state-of-the-art software, students learn to develop applications efficiently on this widely used midrange platform. Gateway is an active member of the IBM Power Systems Academic Initiative, which allows the college, instructors and students access to IBM’s latest hardware and software; including IBM Rational Development tools.
Gateway Technical College is also a member of the Microsoft DreamSpark Program, formerly known as the Microsoft Academic Alliance. This program provides students with the opportunity to learn highly in-demand Microsoft technology.